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Toshiba Satellite A500 - Intel Core 2 Duo

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By TechRadar on 80

Toshiba's Satellite A500-17X is the company's mid-level multimedia machine, offering similar features and performance to its high-end Qosmio range at a more affordable price. The 16-inch widescreen display lags behind in terms of image quality....

By Pocket-lint on 80

Toshiba's Satellite A500 has always offered decent value for money, but in this guise youll find more than ever beforeKey specs3.5mm jack, eSATA, Ethernet, HDMI, Li-ion battery, MemoryStick, SD, SDHC, USB, VGA, Wi-Fi, Windows 7, xD-Picture...

By CNET UK on 70

There's not a great deal wrong with the Toshiba Satellite A500. It's pretty fast, relatively affordable and very solidly built. Give it a gander if you're looking for a decent multimedia machine with plenty of features...

By Trusted Reviews on 90

Convergence is a term often bandied about in tech circles, more often than not in reference to the latest smartphone. Yet, if you want a true example of convergence, look no further than the humble laptop. Modern day laptops combine a...

By NotebookCheck on 81

Toshiba A500-15HThe Toshiba A500-15H makes a very good first impression. The design is attractive, the case is stable, the workmanship is almost flawless and the applied materials make a high-quality impression. Furthermore, the manifold of...

By PC Pro on 67

Toshiba's latest portable boasts all-new design and a keen price, but it's when playing movies and games that it shines...

By Good Gear Guide on 80

The Toshiba Satellite A500 (PSAM3A-03P00E) is a fully featured notebook thats perfect as a desktop replacement, and even as a media hub for your lounge room. Its big, so you wont want to lug it around with you, but its...

By PC Advisor on 80

The Toshiba Satellite A500 is a fully featured notebook that's perfect as a desktop replacement, and even as a media hub for your lounge room. It's big, so you won't want to lug it around with you, but it's stylish, so you will want to...

By What Laptop TechRadar on

Toshiba’s Satellite range comprises its consumer laptops and the Satellite A500-11U (£999 inc. VAT), while not that portable, offers surprisingly good performance and a truly stylish design.The 16-inch screen boasts a widescreen 16:9 aspect...

By TechRadar on 60

Toshibas Satellite range comprises its consumer laptops and the Satellite A500-11U, while not that portable, offers surprisingly good performance and a truly stylish design. The 16-inch screen boasts a widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio and watching films...

By Pocket-lint on 80

Offering impressive quality and comfort, this feature-packed media centre offers excellent performance, and is a great choice that the whole family can enjoyKey specs3.5mm jack, Bluetooth, eSATA, Ethernet, ExpressCard 54, HDMI, Li-ion battery,...

International Review By Hardware-Test on 70

Toshiba Satellite A500-12W er en ganske udmrket laptop, der dog ikke virker for overbevisende nr man krer WoW, eller kraftigere 3D-grafik. Udover dette s virker maskinen nu ganske glimrende. Men jeg m tilst...

International Review By Clubic on 80

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International Review By Notebookjournal on 80

Wegen des schnellen Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 (2,53 GHz)Prozessors und der starken ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4650 Grafikkarte zieht der Toshiba A500-14H am Multimedia-Bereich vorbei und mitten in die Gamer-Kategorie. Unser Test-Notebook hat eine hohe...

International Review By TecnoZoom on 80

La serie Toshiba Satellite A500 composta da notebook eleganti e ricchi di funzioni, soprattutto nel settore multimediale e dell?intrattenimento. Da sottolineare l?ampiezza dell?hard disk, gli altoparlanti di qualità, la...

International Review By PC-Welt.de on

Es geht ja doch: Toshiba stattet seine Notebooks endlich mit Blu-Ray aus. Wir hatten das 16-Zoll-Modell Satellite A500 im Test. Lange Zeit hat sich Toshiba der Blu-Ray-Technik verweigert: Nachdem das eigene HD-DVD-Format gegen Blu-Ray den Kürzeren...

International Review By Computer Bild on

Das Toshiba Satellite erreicht ein sehr hohes Arbeitstempo und verfügt über eine große Festplatte. Was der Laptop mit dem 16-Zoll-Bildschirm noch zu bieten hat, zeigt der COMPUTER...

International Review By Smartson on

Toshiba Satellite A500 sticker ut med ett kraftfullt grafikkort som klarar av att hantera både spel och film. Skärmen får en del kritik medan de flesta verkar gilla...

International Review By PC-Welt.de on

Im Test beeindruckte die üppige Ausstattung des Toshiba Satellite A500. Das Multimedia-Notebook besitzt nicht nur eine TV-Karte, sondern auch 8 GB Arbeitsspeicher. Zwei 4-GB-Riegel steckt Toshiba in die beiden Speichersteckplätze des...